|Social Seminar: Guy|
Presents the experiences of Guy, a 15-year-old Mexican-American who spends a great deal of time stoned on reds. Shows his flight into passivity and escape from the realities of an ungiving environment. Questions why he needs to escape and what should change in his surroundings to make his life more challenging.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 4,264 (3 reviews)
|Social Seminar: Changing - University of California, Los Angeles, Extension Media Center|
"Demonstrates the quality of life as its impact is felt by a young family trying to reorient themselves in a society of conflicting standards and values. Shows how the terms hippie, square, hardhat and straight become blurred when one just tries to find the lifestyle that suits him best. Puts the drug question in perspective as it relates to adults and the total society." (contemporary synopsis of this cinema-verite-style film) A film by Hubert Smith...
Keywords: Psychology; Substance abuse: Drugs; Hippies
Downloads: 16,525 (8 reviews)
|The Memphis Jug Band-Cocaine Habit Blues - The Memphis Jug Band|
Recorded on May 17, 1930. Hattie Hart sings the lead with Will Shade on harp, Tee Wee Blackman on guitar, Ben Ramey on kazoo, and Ham Lewis on the jug.
Keywords: Music; Acoustic; Blues; 78rpm; Hokum
Downloads: 18,809 (5 reviews)
|Buckley on Buckley - Open Mind|
Guest: Buckley, William Theme: Biography
Downloads: 13,838 (11 reviews)
|Keep Off The Grass|
Tom gets in trouble when his mother finds a joint in his room. Instead of punishing Tom, his father challenges him to learn more about marijuanas evil effects on society. Nobody gets killed in this Sid Davis film, yet Tom still learns a harsh lesson after being mugged by druggies and learning that his best friend sells pot to school children To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: drugs; juvenile deliquency; sid davis
Downloads: 26,994 (19 reviews)
|Drugs Are Like That|
Help us get more films like this online! This film was digitized and uploaded thanks to contributions from this project: www.indiegogo.com/avgeeks100miles Anita Bryant (famous Florida orange juice and anti-gay spokeswoman) narrates this film that tries to simplify its drug abuse message with an analogy of kids putting together a contraption out of Lego blocks. Although the metaphors often don't make sense, the visual impact of the film is stunning and could easily be quite popular with individua...
Downloads: 81,133 (30 reviews)